Thalamic syndrome

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Thalamic syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Thalamic syndrome" returned 31 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Thalamic activation in the Kleine-Levin syndrome.
 

Author(s): Maria Engström, Thomas Karlsson, Anne-Marie Landtblom

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The objective of this study was to investigate if combined measures of activation in the thalamus and working memory capacity could guide the diagnosis of Kleine-Levin Syndrome (KLS). A second objective was to obtain more insight into the neurobiological causes of KLS.

Last Updated: 5 Feb 2014

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Deep brain stimulation of the ventral striatum/anterior limb of the internal capsule in thalamic pain syndrome: study protocol for a pilot randomized controlled trial.
 

Author(s): Ela B Plow, Donald A Malone, Andre Machado

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Chronic neuropathic pain in thalamic pain syndrome remains intractable. Its poor response is ascribed to destruction of the integrated neuromatrix in experience of pain. Deep brain stimulation is a promising technique to modulate activity of implicated structures. However, traditional ...

Last Updated: 6 Aug 2013

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Thalamic glutamate/glutamine in restless legs syndrome: increased and related to disturbed sleep.
 

Author(s): Richard P Allen, Peter B Barker, Alena Horská, Christopher J Earley

Journal: Neurology. 2013 May;80(22):2028-34.

 

To evaluate possible abnormal increase in thalamic glutamate/glutamine levels for restless legs syndrome (RLS) indicating increased glutamatergic activity producing arousal that at night disrupts and shortens sleep.

Last Updated: 28 May 2013

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The terms "Thalamic syndrome" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cheiro-Oral syndrome secondary to thalamic infarction: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Shirish Satpute, John Bergquist, John W Cole

Journal: Neurologist. 2013 Jan;19(1):22-5.

 

Small thalamic infarcts can present with a variety of sensory deficits that can be difficult to diagnose clinically because of their seemingly disconnected manifestations.

Last Updated: 27 Dec 2012

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Peripheral Sensory Input in Central Post Stroke Pain (CPSP)
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Central Post Stroke Pain

 

Last Updated: 27 May 2014

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Gait Parameters Analysis in Post-stroke Patients and in Elderly Fallers
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Healthy; Thalamic Pain Syndrome; Fallers

 

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2014

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Thalamic Deep Brain Stimulation for the Treatment of Refractory Tourette Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Tourette Syndrome

 

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2014

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